From Arnesen's major work Tuvayhun, this sixth movement, also called The Blessed within the work, features an a cappella choral underscoring for prayers offered for the world in a variety
Fragments of the melody of CHRISTE SANCTORUM weave in and out of this lyrical setting for SATB, violin, and piano. The text is wide-ranging, covering themes of light, ministry, devotion, and service.
The beloved Latin text is set in an elegantly simple four-part texture with conservative ranges. Straightforward rhythms and moments of release create a tapestry of sound that surrounds the solo chant line,
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